Along the trail at the Visitor Center a sign reads, “This Native Garden is dedicated to Chief Lawrence Hart for his role in establishing Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, and to the members of The Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma who Provide Education & Assistance in Support of the Park’s Cultural & Natural Resources. 2010” Unfortunately, this Native Garden is hardly recognizable. Over the years, with limited staff availability and inconsistent weather patterns (droughts and flooding), our garden is in great need of personal attention. Might you, or a group, want to adopt the garden? You can spend once…

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HONOR…DAR Washita Chapter recently presented General Thomas P. Stafford with a Quilt of Valor. Pictured are Evelyn Hart, General Thomas Stafford, Carol Ann Batterton and

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HONORED…On Monday, November 21, 2022, the Daughters of the American Revolution, Washita Chapter presented Lt. General Thomas P Stafford with a Quilt of Valor at

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